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post #1 of 4 Old February 28th, 2011, 02:49 PM Thread Starter
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normal oil pressure

can anyone tell me what normal operating oil pressure is for the 5.0 ho?

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post #2 of 4 Old February 28th, 2011, 11:34 PM
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Engine up to operating temperature and running 2000 rpm 40-60 pounds of pressure.
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With the engine up to normal operating temp. the oil pressure should be at least 20psi at idle and at least 40psi at 2000rpm with 10W-30 oil.

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